Whitstable Castle Gardens, Kent

On our frequent visits to Whitstable, we’ve often been intrigued by a glinting weather vane, perched high above the trees at the Tankerton end of the beach. It turns out that the weather vane rises from the battlements of Whitstable Castle, originally Tankerton Towers, a former gentlemen’s residence of the Regency period. The house started […]

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The Goods Shed, Canterbury

Now I appreciate this is something of a diversion from gardening, but the second love of my life (family and friends apart) is food. And if you love great food, you will love The Goods Shed, a daily farmers’ market, food hall and restaurant in Canterbury. This brilliant establishment began ten years ago at a […]

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